Be in this world like a traveler

“Be in this world like a traveler’ . I never really understood what it meant, even though I named my blog that. It’s a concept that I am beginning to understand only because I have a bit of experience now. To me it means to be detached ,not only material things but to people and […]

Open letter to the family I have neglected

As I a sit at the supper table with my family. The laughter echoes the passages, with no worry in the world that moment is perfect. I go to bed in peace with a full stomach and comfortable bedding. Ya Allah! How ignorant am I ? That I forget my brothers and sisters in Sudan,Palestine,Somalia,Syria, […]

Flashback to sometime after Ramadhaan

Salaams Hope you all had a blessed Ramadhaan and Eid filled with nothing but joy and happiness. I personally miss Ramadhaan the same way you’d miss your best friend or your mother. One thing that we usually lack after Ramadhaan is to keep the same level of motivation and passion. Alhamdullilah I had a jam […]

Confessions of a “newbie” “niqabie”

  The title totally gives it away, this is not a rant post but an appreciation post and a bit of insight of what my experience has been lately. Alhamdullilah, through the grace and help of Allah I decided to don the niqaab and it’s been a lovely, peaceful experience,much better than I had imagined […]

Story time

Assalamu Alaykum Warahmatlahi Wabrakatu This year has been an amazing journey one of the best years to date, Alhamdullilah. It’s been a year of change, new friends and most importantly a journey towards knowing Allah. Alhamdullilah, I had the opportunity to work with a sister and discuss the journey towards niqaab. Her blog has been […]

‘Tis my favorite time of the year

Ramadhaan is the best time of the year, I look forward to the Taraweeh, Quran Tilawat. The whole vibe just makes me so happy and brings back memories I had of Ramadhaan as a kid. Some people might think my hype for Ramadhaan is a bit annoying but the thought of Ramadhaan is so pleasing. […]

Blog Hiatus

In and out, up and down, round and round. The description of what my life has been lately. This is not a rant about how hectic life is but rather a token of appreciation. I might not have all the time in the world but I can truly say that I am living my best […]